PAGE X GPLEX Presents: 2024 Equitable Growth Learning Exchange

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Join the Economy League and our partners on June 13th and14th as we explore best practices in equitable economic development in Washington, DC. Connect with Philadelphia's emerging and established leaders in government, nonprofit, business and institutional leaders as you learn from Washington, D.C. organizations that are working to transform their regional business landscape into a thriving, equitable ecosystem.  

This conference will take place 12pm Thursday, June 13th through 9pm Friday, June 14th. Participants are selected through a competitive process with a goal of representing the geographic, demographic, sectoral, and industrial diversity of the region. To be eligible, applicants must live or work in the Greater Philadelphia region and serve in a leadership role in a business, nonprofit, community or government organization.



This is a working agenda and subject to changes before the date of the event. Finalized agendas will be shared with participants.

Day 1: 6/13
Day 2: 6/14

1:00 Bus departs for D.C. 

5:00 Arrive at hotel and check into rooms

6:30 Group dinner and guided discussion topics

9:00: Break for the night



7:30 Breakfast

8:45 Bus departs for 1st site

9:15 Panel Discussion

11:15 Depart for 2nd site

11:45 Tour 

12:30 Depart for Lunch

1:00: Lunch with guided discussion

2:30: Depart for MLK Corridor

3:00: Explore MLK Corridor/Anacostia

4:30: Board bus and depart for PHL

9:00: Arrive back in Philadelphia



Your cost of a ticket includes transportation to and from Washington DC on a coach bus, one night in a hotel, and all meals during the trip. 

There will be built in time for networking, strategic pairing for relationship building, and multiple site tours.